Lounds Family History

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Lounds Name Meaning

variant spelling of Lowndes. variant of Lound, a topographic name from Old Norse lundr ‘grove’, or a habitational name from various places named with this word: Lound in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, and Suffolk; Lund in North Yorkshire and the East Riding; Lunt in Merseyside.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Lund, Loud, Lunde, Sundt, Mount, Lundy, Pound, Lohnes, Louis, Londo

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Lounds Family Origin

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Lounds Family Occupations

What did your Lounds ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lounds. A less common occupation for the Lounds family was Boat Builder. The most common Lounds occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Lounds's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Boat Builder


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lounds ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lounds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lounds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lounds census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 403 immigration records available for the last name Lounds. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 357 military records available for the last name Lounds. For the veterans among your Lounds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lounds Life Expectancy

What is the average Lounds lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Lounds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lounds in 1959 was 50, and 60 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lounds ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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